From con- +‎ vellō.



convellō (present infinitive convellere, perfect active convellī, supine convulsum); third conjugation

  1. I shatter, batter, convulse
  2. I overthrow


   Conjugation of convellō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present convellō convellis convellit convellimus convellitis convellunt
imperfect convellēbam convellēbās convellēbat convellēbāmus convellēbātis convellēbant
future convellam convellēs convellet convellēmus convellētis convellent
perfect convellī convellistī convellit convellimus convellistis convellērunt, convellēre
pluperfect convelleram convellerās convellerat convellerāmus convellerātis convellerant
future perfect convellerō convelleris convellerit convellerimus convelleritis convellerint
passive present convellor convelleris, convellere convellitur convellimur convelliminī convelluntur
imperfect convellēbar convellēbāris, convellēbāre convellēbātur convellēbāmur convellēbāminī convellēbantur
future convellar convellēris, convellēre convellētur convellēmur convellēminī convellentur
perfect convulsus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect convulsus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect convulsus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present convellam convellās convellat convellāmus convellātis convellant
imperfect convellerem convellerēs convelleret convellerēmus convellerētis convellerent
perfect convellerim convellerīs convellerit convellerīmus convellerītis convellerint
pluperfect convellissem convellissēs convellisset convellissēmus convellissētis convellissent
passive present convellar convellāris, convellāre convellātur convellāmur convellāminī convellantur
imperfect convellerer convellerēris, convellerēre convellerētur convellerēmur convellerēminī convellerentur
perfect convulsus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect convulsus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present convelle convellite
future convellitō convellitō convellitōte convelluntō
passive present convellere convelliminī
future convellitor convellitor convelluntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives convellere convellisse convulsūrum esse convellī convulsum esse convulsum īrī
participles convellēns convulsūrus convulsus convellendus, convellundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
convellendī convellendō convellendum convellendō convulsum convulsū

Derived termsEdit


  • Portuguese: convelir


  • convello in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • convello in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • convello in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to endanger the existence of the state: statum rei publicae convellere
    • to pluck up the standards out of the ground (to begin the march): signa convellere (vid. sect. XVI. 6, note signa...)